Chariots of Fire
Stage Adaptation by Mike BartlettBased on the Enigma Productions Limited motion picture. By arrangement with Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation and Allied Stars S.A. Panama. Screenplay by Colin Welland.Based on the extraordinary true story of Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams—an Olympic tale of hope, honour and beliefs. The Paris Olympic Games—1924. Two young men vie for the title of “fastest man alive.” One is an eloquent and devout Scotsman running for the glory of God. The other is the son of an immigrant Lithuanian Jew running to overcome the prejudice against his people. This is the story of how they prevailed in the face of overwhelming odds. A thrilling and emotionally captivating story of two men chasing dreams of glory while remaining true to their beliefs.